Chiefs and Firemen of South Dakota to Meet

Chiefs and Firemen of South Dakota to Meet

The thirty-eighth annual convention of the South Dakota Firemen’s Association in conjunction with the Fire Chiefs’ Association will be held in Madison in that state on June 13 to 15. The program follows:

Tuesday, June 13—Reception and set-acquainted for visiting firemen. Chief’s convention.

Wednesday, June 14, Forenoon—.Visitors apply for accommodations and information at office of corresponding secretary, at city hall, 10 a. m. Grand parade and review. Followed by address of welcome by mayor of Madison. Response by C. B. Freney, president S. D. A., Yankton. Parade.

Thursday. June 15, 9:00 Forenoon-Hook and ladder race. 10:00 a. m., single counting contest. 10:30 a. m., double coupling contest. 11:00 a. m.. straight away hose race.

Afternoon. 1:00 p. m.—Novelty ladder climbing contest. 2:00 p.-m., wet test from hydrant. 5:00 p. m., green straight service wet test.

7:30 Evening—Band concert for visiting bands appearing in tlte parade.

Friday, June 16, Forenoon—9:00 a. m., hose race, class “B.” 10:00 a. m., cellar nozzle contest. 11:00 a. m., novelty hose laying contest. (Two streams in one.)

Afternoon, 1:30 p. m.—Champion hose race. Free for all. 2:30 p. m., champion hook and ladder race. Free for all. 50yard dash.

Evening, 8:00 p. m.—Annual business meeting at the city auditorium.

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